Ryde East Public School

Straight Forward

Telephone02 9878 3681

Emailrydeeast-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

About our school

Ryde East Public School has an involved community and committed staff who support high levels of academic achievement emphasising literacy and numeracy programs. The staff aim to care for every individual student and empower them to attain their personal best. The school has highly developed assessment and reporting practices with extensive music and sport programs.

With an enrolment of 484 students, Ryde East Public School aims to:

  • Develop in students a pursuit of personal excellence through a love of learning, high self esteem and a positive set of values.
  • Provide a quality curriculum that is relevant, challenging and addresses the needs and talents of all students while effectively implementing the Department of Education requirements.

School purpose

Ryde East Public School aims to develop in students a personal excellence through a love of learning, high self-esteem and positive set of values. It provides a quality curriculum that is relevant, challenging and addresses the needs and talents of all students. Ryde East Public School aims to encourage and support the ongoing professional development of staff and provide resources to support curriculum development and implementation. The school aims to support and maintain effective parent, student and community participation and pride in the school.

Mission

Each student is valued as an individual within a

  • secure
  • stimulating educational environment

Through the co-operative efforts of

  • staff
  • students
  • parents and community members

opportunities are provided for the development of

  • optimism
  • self confidence
  • high self esteem
  • respect for others
  • a love of learning and achievement of personal excellence.

School values

The students and staff at Ryde East Public School believe in:

  • honesty
  • equity and fairness
  • respect
  • commitment.

Above all, we aim to care for everyone and empower them to attain their personal best.

School aims

  • To provide a curriculum that is relevant, challenging and addresses the needs of all students.
  • To provide experiences for special students designed to overcome their disabilities and/or extend their talents.
  • To deliver and maintain a comprehensive program of Student Welfare which will foster a caring and supportive school climate.
  • To constantly evaluate and update the K-6 curriculum through staff development programs.
  • To provide resources to support curriculum development and implementation and thus enhance the efficiency and productivity of the school.
    To support and maintain effective parent, student and community involvement in the school.

School code

  • Consideration
  • Respect
  • Responsibility

School motto

Straight Forward - suggests that a student should progress in a positive manner to a happy and productive future.

School colours

Gold and black and are incorporated in the uniform and sports gear.